What is Pilates?

Pilates is a modern system of body maintenance named after its inventor, Joseph H.Pilates.  Pilates defined his regime as the complete coordination of body, mind and spirit.  It’s not just another exercise fad, but a successful system that has proved over time to achieve positive results.



Where and When can you do Pilates?

Inch 4 Inch Fitness is situated in Van Riebeeck Park, Kempton Park and Modderfontein / Greenstone.  Inch 4 Inch Fitness offers private, semi-private and group sessions.   Private (1 client) and semi-private (2 clients) usually involves equipment use whereas group session (6-8 clients) will be non-equipment based.

Operating hours:

Mondays - Fridays: 06h30 - 19h00.


Who will benefit from Pilates?

Here is the good news - Anyone can benefit and you can do it!  Pilates is low impact training, designed to help anyone return to the health they enjoyed when young, and learn to move smoothly and confidently, with strong, uniformly developed muscles. Your instructor will modify your Pilates training sessions to suit your current abilities, thereby building a strong platform to work from towards better posture and stronger lean muscles. The Pilates training method supports natural growth and the stretching and decompression benefits of Pilates are especially appealing to children.  The result of Pilates training is a better physical and mental foundation for developing skills and interests such as: sports, dance, gymnastics – and life. Pilates is one of the greatest tools for upkeep for our ageing bodies.  Regular Pilates training strengthen muscles, improves flexibility and boost confidence.  Pilates will relieve muscle stiffness and can offer flexibility to arthritis affected joints.

10 Reasons for doing Pilates?

1. Improvement in your physical and mental condition

2. Better blood circulation

3. Deep, healthy breathing and increased lung capacity

4. Muscle strength and flexibility

5. Healthy bones and joints

6. Improved posture, balance and coordination

7. A strong abdomen and a powerful “core”

8. Energy, stamina and stress relief

9. Reduction of body “aches and pains”

10. Injury rehabilitation

Van Riebeeck Park, Kempton Park, 1619 | 083 389 4929

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